Not So Heroic
Ring of Cantrips
Recharge 16+: This ring allows the bearer to cast cantrips as a wizard. 400 gp.
Quirk: Play practical jokes, make everyone laugh.
The magic of a Ring of Cantrips is small enough that an adventurer can actually find them in a store or shop, though they are still True Magic Items and aren’t exactly easy to make.
Attuning to a Ring of Cantrips varies from ring to ring, but often involves pulling a prank of some kind.
These rings are the topic of much conversation among apprentices at magic schools.
One particular example allows cantrips to be invoked once every encounter, it is said to have belonged to a young student whose misadventures at the academy resulted in his death.